Bitcoin slump nearly 7% after reaching record highs this week

Bitcoin fell as much as 7% against the dollar on Tuesday as the fledgling currency was back to its volatile self after having scaled...

Biden faces big challenges to end U.S. fossil fuel subsidies

By Timothy Gardner Joe Biden's promise to end U.S. fossil fuel subsidies worth billions of dollars a year for drillers and miners could be hard...

Bitcoin nearly at all-time high after jumping past $19,200

Bitcoin jumped past $19,000 on Monday, moving closer to its all-time record after a sharp tumble last week checked its 2020 rally. It was last...

Cyber Monday is on track to be biggest online shopping day in U.S. history

Cyber Monday is on track to bring in a record of as much as $12.7 billion in online sales, according to latest industry estimates,...

Investors weigh prospects as U.S. stocks set records

As U.S. stocks scale fresh record highs, investors are trying to gauge whether next year's projected profit rebound will be strong enough to add...

Scammers fool Britons with investment firm clones

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Maserati to electrify entire line-up in next 5 years

All vehicles of Fiat Chrysler's premium brand Maserati will be electrified, either hybrid or full-electric, in the next five years, the unit's chief executive...

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Shell begins permanent shutdown of Convent refinery in Louisiana

Royal Dutch Shell Plc began the permanent shutdown of its 211,146 barrel-per-day (bpd) Convent, Louisiana refinery, the company said on Tuesday. Sources familiar with plant...